I just want to confirm that the answer to this problem

54^j / 27^j3

54 power j power 1 / 27 j power 3

I come up with this answer 54^j-2 or should i write it 54^j-j3. Whats the proper format?

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- Apr 15th 2012, 06:25 AMCapnzimsCan you help me with this simplifying problem
I just want to confirm that the answer to this problem

54^j / 27^j3

54 power j power 1 / 27 j power 3

I come up with this answer 54^j-2 or should i write it 54^j-j3. Whats the proper format? - Apr 15th 2012, 07:01 AMProve ItRe: Can you help me with this simplifying problem
- Apr 15th 2012, 08:22 AMCapnzimsRe: Can you help me with this simplifying problem
The book im using says that this answer would work too please tell me if this is correct

2/j^2 is that wrong? - Apr 15th 2012, 09:06 AMskeeterRe: Can you help me with this simplifying problem
- Apr 15th 2012, 09:31 AMProve ItRe: Can you help me with this simplifying problem
- Apr 15th 2012, 09:32 AMCapnzimsRe: Can you help me with this simplifying problem
the j's are exponents raised to the power of the number beside them.

so j to the first power and j cubed - Apr 15th 2012, 09:48 AMskeeterRe: Can you help me with this simplifying problem